White cross for John Graham Snodgrass (1888-1917)

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White cross for John Graham Snodgrass (1888-1917).


Tauranga surveryor's assistant John Graham Snodgrass saw action at Gallipoli before being killed in action at Ypres in Belgium on 10 December 1917. In 2014 Tauranga's 'Field of Remembrance' was created comprising 107 white crosses in memory of the men from the Tauranga area who died during World War I (1914-1918). Each cross carries a red poppy and the name of an individual who died. Text and photograph © Debbie McCauley (2014).

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White cross for John Graham Snodgrass (1888-1917)

First Names:John Graham
Last Name:Snodgrass
Date of Birth:1 February 1888
Place of Birth:Otumoetai, Tauranga, New Zealand
City:Tauranga, New Zealand